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Police investigating triple shooting in San Francisco’s Tenderloin

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Three people were injured in a shooting in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood on Thursday. | Source: Isaac Ceja/The Standard

Three people were injured in a shooting Thursday afternoon near an intersection in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood, San Francisco police said.

Officers responded at 12:43 p.m. to Golden Gate Avenue and Leavenworth Street for a report of a possible shooting and found two people suffering from apparent gunshot wounds, per SFPD.

After providing first aid, San Francisco Fire Department paramedics took the injured people to a hospital for non-life-threatening injuries, according to police.

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Witnesses at the scene told officers that an unknown vehicle stopped on Leavenworth and shot at an occupied, parked vehicle.

While investigators were at the scene, a third adult victim walked into another local hospital suffering from a gunshot wound which was deemed to be related to the shooting.

Police did not identify any suspects in the incident. The motive for the shootings is unknown.

Joel Umanzor can be reached at jumanzor@sfstandard.com